Summary of the Healthy Lakes Meeting - March 4, 2021
There were 11 people in attendance We discussed the following:
TLID update - TLID started a discussion on preparing for the annual meeting in August. Looking
at a lake water level monitoring system.
Grants: TLID has applied for SWCD and DNR grants for Briggs, Julia and Rush. Gary A. has
applied for Elk Lake through the BLCA.
Sherburne County Park Update (Wiese property) - we discussed in length whether HL and the
BLCA should state a position regarding the county buying this property. The HL group was
divided on this and Scott will report back to the BLCA.
Big Lake LID Status - Kenzie and Scott met with some Elk Lake residents to help them in this
Early Detection/Rapid Response Plan:
SWCD/COLA Plan Status - they are still working on this should be finalized by the end of
Golden Clams in Briggs Lake are still being researched, the DNR is hosting a session next
week. We have 2-3 people from our chain of lakes attending.
Gentle Footprint Grant Process - Kenzie presented the current Gentle Footprint procedures.
Chuck and Kenzie are willing to look this over and bring back to our next meeting.
2021 Healthy Lakes Goals - The Healthy Lakes Goals for 2021 were presented to the BLCA board.
The next Healthy Lakes meeting is on April 1st at the Palmer Township Hall at 6:30 PM. Everyone is
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